February 23, 2017
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The Independence Ruritan Club will be having their semi-annual Brunswick Stew sale Saturday, Feb. 25, at the Ruritan Clubhouse located behind Independence Christian Church, 14017 Independence Road (off Route 54 west of Ashland). The stew will be available from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. for only $7 a quart. Quantity is limited. To reserve yours in advance, call (804) 798-5171 or (804) 798-6579 ASAP. The proceeds from this activity will help provide three scholarships for the Class of 2017 at Patrick Henry High School. In conjunction with this stew sale the Disciples Women of Independence Church are having a bake sale. The ladies are great cooks and they sell out fast. Come early to get the best selection.
Rube Goldberg Design Challenge Tuesday, March 7, from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Ages 11-18. Learn about the amazing work of author and inventor, Rube Goldberg, and dare to create your own maze, puzzle, or machine. Part of Teen Tech Week. Snacks provided by the Friends of the Montpelier Library.
Paws to READ Thursday, March 9, from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Is your child a reluctant reader? Sign them up for a 20-minute session reading to Chrissie, a Paws to READ reading education assistance dog. Call or visit the branch to sign up.
Second Saturday LEGO Club Saturday, March 11, from 11 a.m. to noon. All ages. You bring your ideas, we’ll provide the bricks! Buildings, superheroes, animals – the sky’s the limit! Enter to win a LEGO book, too. Snacks provided by the Friends of the Montpelier Library.
Storytimes– Wednesdays, March 1, 8, 15, 22, and 29; Family (all ages) 10 a.m.
Call (804) 883-7116 or visit the library at 17205 Sycamore Tavern Lane for more information.
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